APPLES interns grow in garden

APPLES intern Becca Beechold with a tomato harvest at the Carolina Community Garden By Angelica Edwards, NCBG Communications Intern The North Carolina Botanical Garden’s partnership with APPLES Service-Learning offers students…

Spreading the Herbarium Gospel

…wildflowers, and fungi found in our State Parks. I like to say that I am Spreading the Herbarium Gospel every time I tell a new acquaintance about the Herbarium or…

Rachel Milner Fell Treakle

…himself with the newly-formed Republican Party which opposed the expansion of slavery. Fell was one of the major organizers of the Illinois Republican Party which grew out of the Anti-Nebraska…

Joachim Heinrich Schuette

…USA).1 A search of online herbarium portals in 2021 revealed Schuette’s specimens can also be found in the holdings of MO (Missouri Botanical Garden), ILL (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign),…

Alma Joslyn Whiffen Barksdale

…valued friend and colleague of many years. But it is also an honor to be asked to do so, particularly in the case of Alma Whiffen Barksdale, surely one of…

Duane Francis Houck

…Conservation Foundation’s website: http://www.tcf-barc.org/index.html and http://www.tcf-barc.org/barcgeninfo.htm Hurricane Iris October 8-9, 2001 in Belize: Our first priority was recovering the herbarium. For those of you who have not seen it, Duane…

Mildred Gant Stites Reed

…images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/166184436/mildred-gant-reed : accessed 12 September 2021), memorial page for Mildred Gant Stites Reed (9 Jan 1912–Jun 1967), Find a Grave Memorial ID 166184436, citing Greenmount Cemetery, Durango, La Plata…

Steven Worth Leonard

…Worth Leonard. As we continue to catalog our collections we will find more specimens collected by him. Most specimens were collected in the United States, particularly in the southeastern states….